Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -48 - +34
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.17% 2.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 12.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
County Antrim median daily rate £315 £79 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +300.00% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £324 £79 -
% change year-on-year +311.43% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 53 55 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 8.94% 19.93% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 2
County Antrim median daily rate £443 £314 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.04% -8.73% +25.00%
10th Percentile £250 £78 £197
90th Percentile £575 £425 £486
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £314 £425
% change year-on-year +38.01% -26.18% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +48.15% -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in County Antrim

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAN in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in County Antrim

SAN
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -49 1 £315 +300.00%
SAN
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for SAN.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) CyberTech
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) NICE Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CyberTech
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NICE Systems
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow